Product Manager
Beekin Product Manager
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2019-06-11

Beekin offers Web-based analytics to real estate investors. Our solutions help large asset managers, banks and investors maximise income, or find better tenants for their assets.

Beekin was founded as the result of a personal experience of a real estate investor, and uses AI to increase income for asset managers.

The Beekin team has PhDs from UCLA, Cambridge, Oxford,, and prior work experience in Berkeley Labs, Cisco, Samsung, Deutsche Bank. In addition, we have marquee investors including the Chair of the Department of Real Estate at Wharton, and head of Strategy at Barclays. We collaborate with academics at leading institutions like Oxford, Imperial to build our models.

We collaborate with academia to build Artificial Intelligence powered solutions for real estate companies in the UK and the US, and also publish high quality research about the built environment, a $217 trillion asset class.

The position

Beekin is looking to hire a product manager, who will work with engineering, data science and CEO to spearhead the delivery of it’s SaaS platform and underlying Data Engine. This is a truly entrepreneurial role, as a first external business hire with future P&L responsibility at an early stage. This position is based in London, with a future possibility of relocating overseas (US or Berlin) in 18 months.

In partnership with the CEO, the product manager will be responsible for identifying issues with our data sources and stack, iterating on improvements, and measuring their impact across the company — all through analysing and contributing back to the Datastore, the data platform. You will be given direct ownership of a key area for Beekin, and will deliver meaningful change, which will be the primary measure of your success.

Person Specification

You will think like an engineer.

You can review code to transform noisy real-world data into high-signal models that stand the test of time.

You will be a storyteller.

You will communicate your insights in a way that resonates with your partners — including Beekin’s leadership — to turn theory into action. The story of our business is often a complex one to tell, so you must craft your message to help your audience understand and engage.

You will be an entrepreneur.

You will come to understand the nature of how real estate operates, and proactively identify new areas of investment for the business.

Required skills:
  • Quantitative background
  • Familiarity with a computing language, SQL a big plus
  • Interest or experience in Data/result visualization
  • Confident and articulate
  • Get S*** done
Nice to have:
  • Experience with spatial statistics
  • Experience in a data-driven startup
  • Prior experience in real estate
  • Design or UI skills
  • Interest in advanced statistical concepts (regression, properties of distributions, statistical tests and proper usage, etc.)
Education Bachelors or Masters in Economics, Engineering or a quantitative field. Can be obtained on the job or by external education


Values
The Beekin team is a motley group who all share the following traits. .
  • Ambitious - There's a $217 trillion market to conquer
  • Always learning - polymaths will rule the world
  • Collaborative - we grow when we all grow
  • Work hard -the earth moved 4.6km in the time you read this, can you move fast
  • Humility - A prima donna exists in arts, not science